The Best Things to do in Samara, Costa Rica

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9 Things to Do in Samara

Catamaran Seafari and Snorkel Tour, Costa Rica
Catamaran Seafari and Snorkel TourSamara

This dolphin-watching and snorkeling tour takes place offshore from Samara and Carrillo beaches. Samara Beach is on the Pacific coast’s Nicoya Peninsula.

Camaronal Beach Turtle Observation Tour, Costa Rica
Camaronal Beach Turtle Observation TourSamara

Visit a beach near Sámara for the chance to observe sea turtles in their natural environment. While you’re here you can see three different species of sea turtles: leatherback, Olive Ridley, and hawksbill.

Ocean Kayak and Snorkel Isla Chora, Costa Rica
Ocean Kayak and Snorkel Isla ChoraSamara

Enjoy an ocean kayak paddle to Isla Chora for some snorkeling and beach relaxation off the coast of Sámara in the Nicoya Peninsula region.

Turtle Conservation Intern on the Pacific Coast, Costa Rica
Turtle Conservation Intern on the Pacific CoastSamara

Are you eager to protect endangered species and the environment? Would you like to gain professional experience for your studies or career? Or would you just like to help at a great project? If so, the turtle internship might be the right for you!

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Paddleboarding & Snorkeling , Costa Rica
Paddleboarding & Snorkeling Samara

Stand up paddleboarding, or SUP for short, is an easy and fun way to explore the waters just off Playa Samara. You'll paddle from the beach to the idyllic shores of Isla Chora.

Wildlife and Mangrove Kayak Tour, Costa Rica
Wildlife and Mangrove Kayak TourSamara

The Wildlife and Mangrove Kayak Tour takes you kayaking along the Ora River and then to the Camaronal Beach. This tour departs from the Samara Beach area and lasts around 3 hours.

Mangrove Tours
Samara Beach Horseback Riding, Costa Rica
Samara Beach Horseback RidingSamara

Ride on horseback across trails and beaches with scenic views of Carrillo in the Nicoya Peninsula on the Horseback Riding adventure.

Combo Tour: Canopy, Rappel and Surfing Canopy - Sámara, Costa Rica, Costa Rica
Combo Tour: Canopy, Rappel and Surfing Canopy - Sámara, Costa RicaSamara

On this tour you’ll get a unique vantage on the dry tropical forest that surrounds Sámara beach, in the Guanacaste region. Zip lining from one platform to the next is an exciting way to see the forest. This tour can last anywhere from 1 and a half to 3 hours.

Zip Lines
Jungle and Buenavista Beach Horseback riding, Costa Rica
Jungle and Buenavista Beach Horseback ridingSamara

A popular tourist attraction, Horse Jungle combines beach, jungle and horseback riding for a truly unforgettable experience.

Horseback Riding

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